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  • Australian laws on storing phone, Internet records to change
    Associated Press | February 27, 2015 12:36 am
    A parliamentary committee on Friday recommended a major rewrite of draft laws that would force Australian telcos and Internet providers to store customers' personal data for the convenience of law enforcement agencies. A key recommendation is that the law specifies exactly what personal data is to be retained.
  • Unidentified attackers hack US blogger to death in Dhaka
    Associated Press | February 27, 2015 12:36 am
    A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious fundamentalism was hacked to death in the streets of Bangladesh's capital as he walked with his wife, police said Friday.
  • Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate deal
    Associated Press | February 27, 2015 12:30 am
    French President Francois Hollande on Friday took his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town that was devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013.
  • Despite spat with US, Israeli leader fighting Iran nuke deal
    Associated Press | February 27, 2015 12:06 am
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heads to Washington next week on a last-gasp effort to seal what he hopes will become his signature achievement: preventing Iran from attaining a nuclear weapon. But the centerpiece of the visit, a much-hyped speech to Congress arguing against the international community's emerging nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic, has been overshadowed by a damaging battle with the White House and electoral intrigue back home.
  • Japan data signal slow recovery despite lower energy costs
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 11:36 pm
    Japanese factories churned out more machinery and electronic devices in January as export shipments rose, but lower energy costs due to cheaper crude oil failed to provide a boost to consumer spending.
  • Hong Kong woman gets 6 years in Indonesian maid abuse case
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 11:24 pm
    A Hong Kong mother of two was given a six-year prison term Friday for abusing her Indonesian maid in a case that aroused widespread outrage over its brutality.
  • Cambodians angered over nude photo incidents at temples
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 11:12 pm
    Cambodia's most popular tourist attraction -- the complex of ancient temples that includes Angkor Wat -- is suffering from a form of overexposure: At least five foreign visitors have been arrested and deported this year for taking nude photos at the sacred sites.
  • Fijians get to design new flag as nation ditches Union Jack
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 11:06 pm
    Fijians will get the opportunity to design a new flag as the country prepares to ditch Britain's Union Jack.
  • Gunman kills 3, found dead in South Korean city: police
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 11:06 pm
    A gunman shot and killed three people Friday before he was found dead at a home in a city near the capital Seoul in the second such incident in three days, police officials said.
  • The big melt: Antarctica's retreating ice may re-shape Earth
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 10:22 pm
    From the ground in this extreme northern part of Antarctica, spectacularly white and blinding ice seems to extend forever. What can't be seen is the battle raging underfoot to re-shape Earth.
  • Prince William strikes a friendly contrast to Japan's prince
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 10:12 pm
    Britain's Prince William, on his second day of his four-day trip to Japan, is having tea Friday with Crown Prince Naruhito. Both princes may be equally charming, but it is no contest which one is seen as more approachable.
  • Cuban cigar makers anticipate big bucks from US travelers
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 10:12 pm
    Over six decades rolling premium cigars with his small, wrinkled hands, Arnaldo Alfonso has taken pride in seeing his "habanos" sampled by visiting heads of state and other dignitaries.
  • Boat capsizes off Macau, 15 people missing
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 9:43 pm
    A suspected people-smuggling boat carrying 19 people capsized off the Chinese territory of Macau on Friday, leaving 15 people missing, the Macau government and Chinese state media said.
  • Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate deal
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 9:42 pm
    French President Francois Hollande on Friday took his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town that was devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013.
  • Investigators find 32,000 emails in IRS probe
    Associated Press | February 26, 2015 9:19 pm
    Investigators said Thursday they have recovered 32,000 emails related to a former IRS official at the heart of the agency's tea party scandal.
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